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Stella M. Cromwell 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM New Bedford,MA

Stella M. (Moraes) Cromwell, 89, of New Bedford passed away Friday September 21, 2018 unexpectedly at Charlton Memorial Hospital. She was the wife of the late Calvin J. “Buddy” Cromwell.
Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Manuel and Maria (DosSantos) Moraes, she lived in New Bedford all of her life.
Mrs. Cromwell was formerly employed as a teacher’s aide at the Alfred J. Gomes School and in the deli department of Shaw’s Supermarket in Dartmouth until her retirement.
She enjoyed doing crossword puzzles and going to casinos.
She is survived by six children, Patricia Blouin and her husband Kenneth, Carolyn Cromwell, Kathy Cromwell, David Cromwell, and Steven Cromwell, all of New Bedford, and Paul Cromwell of Rhode Island; her sister, Alice “JuJu” Moraes of New Bedford; ten grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Louise Moraes, Lillian Miranda, Antone Moraes, and Alfonso “Mickey” Moraes.
Her Funeral will be held on Wednesday September 26, 2018 at 8 AM from the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford, followed by her Funeral Mass at Our Lady of the Assumption Church at 9 AM. Visiting hours will be on Tuesday September 25, 2018 from 5-8 PM. For directions and guestbook, please visit

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